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Photograph

Spring Log Running

Date: 1904 

Description: Logs floating down the Chippewa River in front of the "Big Mill".

Date: 1920 ca.

Description: Hand-colored drawing on grey cardboard depicting a design for a necklace. Series of long and short links alternate with white or yellow stones throughout t...

Date: 1930 before

Description: Quarter-length studio portrait of E.E. Manuel, Superintendent of the Winnebago County Asylum.

Date: 1655 

Description: Christopher Columbus begins his first expedition, 1492.

Photograph

Milk Cooler

Date: 1937 

Description: A man stands on a wooden step holding a milk can in a cooler. Windows are on each wall. Original caption states: "McCormick-Deering 8-can milk cooler own...

Date: 1969 ca.

Description: STP, Scientifically Treated Petroleum, a fuel additive, is advertised on a fender of an automobile.

Photograph

Mrs. Edna Kern

Date: 1956-01-13 

Description: Mrs. Edna Kern, a farm wife, standing in her kitchen holding a pie. Her husband is Ernest G. Kern.

Date: 1929 ca.

Description: A production still for the Fox Hearst film "Romance of the Reaper". The film was produced by International Harvester to celebrate the Reaper Centennial. Ca...

Date:  

Description: A team of two horses pull two men seated in a canvas-back buggy.

Date: 1930-08 

Description: Landscaping in front of a Texaco gas station located on 83rd and Stoney Island.

Date:  date unknown

Description: View of the steamship "Cape Girardeau" in the Mississippi River near Cape Girardeau. Many passengers can be seen on board the ship as it prepares to land....

Date: 1918-04-22 

Description: A group of men and women gather on top of an International 8-16 tractor in a field during an educational course on how to operate the tractor.

Photograph

Green Pea Combine

Date: 1969 

Description: A pea combine in use on an unidentified Wisconsin farm.

Date: 2004 

Description: The Budahns, with their dog Dexter, pose in front of another barn on their property. The last time cows were milked here was in 1988.

Photograph

Building on Fire

Date: 1931 before

Description: Groups of fire fighters work to put out a fire in winter. Smoke is billowing out the windows and covering the facade. A building on the far left has a sig...

Date: 1863 

Description: "Colonel B.J. Sweet's 21st Wisconsin Volunteer Regiments" Lithograph of the 21st Regiment Wisconsin Volunteer Infantry, on Parade at Camp Bragg (now Menomi...

Date: 1954-05-15 

Description: Two campers work on a trail during the seventh and eighth grade Girl Scouts play day at the Black Hawk Council's Camp Brandenburg. Lois Lischeske of Madiso...

Photograph

Bowling Class

Date: 1952-02-05 

Description: Group portrait of a women's bowling group, St. Cecilia Junior Forester's, at Lark Lanes Bowling Alley, 2554 University Avenue.

Photograph

Rosser Reeves

Date: 1959 

Description: Quarter-length portrait of Rosser Reeves, holding a cigarette and wearing a bow tie.

Date: 1946-02-13 

Description: Railroad man standing on top of train of snow-bound freight cars.

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